Artificial Intelligence Executive Short Course
- Tuesday, April 30, 2019
- Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
- This course discussed the role of artificial intelligence plays in national security, the AI stack, and the ethics of using AI. Faculty from the School of Computer Science, the Machine Learning Department, and the Software Engineering Institute contributed the curriculum.
Session 1: AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning: Historical Perspective, Recent Developments and Open Challenges
Roni Rosenfeld, Head of Machine Learning Department
Session 2: Introduction to the AI Stack
Martial Hebert, Director of the Robotics Institute and incoming Dean of School of Computer Science
Session 3: Artificial Intelligence and International Security
Colin Clarke, Assistant Teaching Professor, Institute for Politics and Strategy
Session 4: A Conversation with Matthew Gaston, Director, Software Engineering Institute, Emerging Technology Center
Session 5: Visit to CMU Robotics Institute Labs
- Intelligent Autonomous Manipulation Lab with Assistant Professor Oliver Kroemer
- Humanoid Robot Partner Lab with Assistant Professor Henny Admoni
Session 6: AI in Use: Ethics, Impacts, and Responses
David Danks, L.L. Thurstone Professor; Department Head, Philosophy
Session 7: Engineering Artificial Intelligence for the Physical World
Peter Rander, President, Argo AI
Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Time: Course registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The official course runs from 9:05 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: The Executive Short Course is hosted on the Carnegie Mellon University main campus in Pittsburgh, PA. The address is 5000 Forbes Avenue.